Weekly investment schedule is presented below.
There are some events where FRB top officials comment on interest rate hike in December. The news about the interest rate hike in December should be paid attention. Investor’s interest has been concentrated on next American president Trump’s politic too much. I think that the news on the rate hike in December will affect investor’s sentiment to a greater or lesser extent.
Special attention is required for the following events.
○Schedule of events that the FRB top officials are expected to comment on the interest rate hike in December.
15th：Lecture by FRB vice-chairman Fischer and FRB governor Tarullo.
17th：Congressional testimony by FRB chairman Yellen and lecture by FRB governor Brainard.
18th：Lecture by FRB governor Powell.
By the news about next American president Trump’s politic, long-term interest rates in the US have been already rising. It is noteworthy whether there will be a interest rate hike in December.
Below are the details of the investment schedule.
Japan：GDP preliminary figures (July-September period).
Japan：Lecture and press conference by Kuroda, who is the president in Bank of Japan.
Japan：Profit announcement (April-September)：3 postal companies, Mizuho, Dai-ichi Life, Mitsubishi UFJ, Mitsui Sumitomo FG, AIFUL, Sumitomo Realty & Development.
China：Industrial output and retail sales (October).
EU：Euro zone industrial production (September).
Japan：Condominium market trend in Tokyo metropolitan area and Kinki Region (October).
EU：Euro zone trade balance (September).
EU：GDP preliminary figures (July-September).
Germany：ZEW Economic forecast preliminary figures (November).
United States：Retail sales, import and export price index (October).
United States：Lecture by FRB vice-chairman Fischer and FRB governor Tarullo.
Japan：Number of foreign visitors to Japan (October).
UK：Unemployment rate (July-September).
EU：EU Finance Ministers’ Board.
United States：Wholesale Price Index (October).
United States：Industrial production, capacity utilization rate (October).
United States：NAHB housing market index (November).
Japan：Bidding for 20-year government bonds.
Australia：Employment Statistics (October).
EU：Euro zone consumer price index preliminary figures (October).
United States：Housing starts and consumer price index (October).
United States：Congressional testimony by FRB chairman Yellen, lecture by FRB governor Brainard.
Japan：Economic outlook (2016-17, SMBC Nikko).
Japan：Economic outlook (2016-18, Nomura Securities).
Japan：Profit announcement (April-September)：SOMPO, Tokio Marine Holdings, MS & AD.
China：New city housing prices in major cities (October).
United States：Economic Leading Index Composite Index (October).
United States：Lecture by FRB governor Powell.
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